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How is tay-sach's inherited?

How is tay-sach's inherited?

Autosomal recessive: Both parents must carry a mutation in the hexosaminidase a gene. They would have a one in four risk in each pregnancy of having an affected baby. ...Read more

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What is a chronic hill-sachs lesion?

What is a chronic hill-sachs lesion?

Fracture of humerus: Shoulder dislocation can result in fractures of the scapula and humerus. When the glenoid part of the scapula fractures it is called a Bankart deformity.
When the humerus fractures, it is called a hill sacs deformity. It is due to a cam type impaction injury. ...Read more

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What do you think about panik attacs?

What do you think about panik attacs?

They are: Very real, very uncomfortable, and difficult to deal with alone. Seek professional help if you suffer from panic attacks. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What are allergic shinners? Please justify?

What are allergic shinners? Please justify?

Dark eyes: When you have allergies, the capillaries below your eye dilate. The pooling of blood in these areas give a dark hue to the skin below your eyes. It can occur with allergies but is nonspecific and can occur at other times as well. For example, you may notice dark circles below your eyes if you don't get a good night sleep. If you see this you may think about allergies but it is not a guaruntee. ...Read more

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Can you diagnose tay-sach's with a karyotype?

Can you diagnose tay-sach's with a karyotype?

No: Tay-sach's disease is diagnosed by mutational analysis of the hexoseaminidase a gene and/or measurement of the enzyme activity of the gene. ...Read more

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At what age can I put my baby on a park swing?

At what age can I put my baby on a park swing?

Caution: A baby is not capable of maintaing their position on a swing. That being said there are toddler swings that may be able to safetly place you child in with out them escaping. I would try one of the swings for size. Do not let go of the child until you are sure they cannot wiggle free. I would also suggest that if you feel they can fit in the swing, then just do very small pushes while watching. ...Read more

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How to do facial exercises to reduce my saggin cheeks?

How to do facial exercises to reduce my saggin cheeks?

None: I don't believe any facial exercise will affect the elasticity or tone of your cheeks. You must accept it or consider plastic surgery. If you're overweight, weight loss will definitely reduce the sagging. ...Read more

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I want to know if a person take salain without any cause is there any effect?

I want to know if a person take salain without any cause is there any effect?

Not really, why? ...: If you're in the hospital or some other settings & get saline, are healthy, there really is no sig (-) effect. You may notice that you will have to urinate a little more as your body gets rid of the saline. If you got a lot you could get some minor swelling, it will go away as you urinate. If you have cond's like heart failure, kidney disease, hypertension, others...then these could "flair up". ...Read more

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Yes. Just worried because I was told I needed the op 9months ago and now they sayin it's too risky?

Yes. Just worried because I was told I needed the op 9months ago and now they sayin it's too risky?

Need more specifics: Sounds like you need a more qualified surgeon. Get a second opinion. ...Read more

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Thank you, it's just so bothersome bc I don't know what's causing this. Did you see the attachments as well? This pain isn't right and they keep sayin

Thank you, it's just so bothersome bc I don't know what's causing this. Did you see the attachments as well? This pain isn't right and they keep sayin

Scattered question: We physician are at different shift schedule. Your questions may not be seen by the same person all the time. If you have a problem which needs follow up, you better call and talk to a physician so that you can follow up anytime with anybody. Your health information is saved and available for the consult everytime you call. ...Read more

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Pain in shins?

Pain in shins?

Sorry to hear: I am sorry about your painful shins, but I cannot help you much other than to advise to stop doing what hurts, take Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen). Put some heat or vice versa- apply some ice. Keep your legs/feet elevated. Unless, I have more history from you, that's all I can suggest now. ...Read more

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What's tays sach choroiditis?

What's tays sach choroiditis?

Cherry Red spot: You may be referring to the cherry red spot seen in the macula (central retina) of a patient with tay sach's. ...Read more

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Excerise gives pain in my shins?

Excerise gives pain in my shins?

An "overuse" injury: Aches and pains, or actual injuries like small fractures, can happen with repeated stress to a body part. For workers, it can be called a work injury. In sports, it's called an overuse injury. A primary care doctor or a sports medicine doctor can evaluate to see what needs to be done. Usually, anti-inflammatory meds like Motrin or advil (ibuprofen) are used for a 3-5 days, along with decreasing the training. ...Read more

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Pain in both shins when arising?

Spine nerve irritate: Shin pain may be related to a spine problem. Spinal nerve root irritation always causes muscle spasms. If the pain is primarily due to nerve damage, there are symptoms of pins and needles, numbness, burning, shooting and sharp pains. If the pain is due to nerve irritation with predominant muscle spasm, the pain is usually aching, cramping, dull, and the muscles are stiff and tight. You will need. ...Read more

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How can I remember where I parked?

How can I remember where I parked?

Brain Fog: You may be suffering from cognitive dysfunction, "brain fog", brought on by underlying conditions that affect mental function, performance and memory loss. Many times, this may be due to lack of hormones (thyroid, estrogen, testosterone, dhea & pregnenolone) and/or b vitamin deficiencies. Have these evaluated and treated. Most times, your brain function will return. ...Read more

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Dr sahib I want to loose my weight?

Dr sahib I want to loose my weight?

Eat less, Exercise: Eat les calories......Cut fatty and fried food, Exercise regularly.....Drink a big glass of water immediate before each meal. Eat more protein than carb. ...Read more

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How is a hill-sachs deformity injury treated?

How is a hill-sachs deformity injury treated?

Depends: Depends on the size and if there's instability. If the instability is the result of a large humeral head defect, there is a technique of filling the defect with soft tissue called a remplissage. If the instability is due to the front of the socket (bankart lesion), a bone block can be transferred to the anterior glenoid to create stability. ...Read more

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Are drinking fountains in old parks safe to use?

Are drinking fountains in old parks safe to use?

Probably: Hopefully the plumbing in the drinking fountains at the parks have been replaced recently but it is possible that the water in the fountains could contain elevated copper and lead levels due to water settling and old plumbing. If you are concerned, it is best to bring bottled water from home. ...Read more

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Should you take malaria pills when going to kruger park?

Should you take malaria pills when going to kruger park?

Malaria advice: Malaria risk in the Kruger Park varies dependent on the time of the year and which part is being visited. Currently there have been high numbers of malaria cases and I would strongly recommend prophylaxis. Dec 2017 ...Read more

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